DATE: January 12, 2018
TIME: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
LOCATION: Adler Planetarium
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When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.
5:30 pm: Doors to the Johnson Star Theater open
6:00 – 9:00 pm: Popcorn, Candy, and Beverages available for purchase
6:00 – 6:30 pm: Fun pre-show trivia and videos on theater screen
6:30 – 8:30 pm: Movie Screening
8:30 – 9:15/9:30 pm: Post-show “Reel Science” Talk w/ Adler Astronomer(s) and experts
Please note the ratings on each film. Parental discretion is advised.
$15 General Admission Adult
$12 Member Adult
$12 Child (up to age 11)
*Ticket prices are the same for advance sales and day-of at the Box Office
Please enter through the South Box Office. You will be directed, once inside, to the Johnson Star Theater by Adler staff.
Back for a third season, the popular REEL Science Film Series combines cinematic sci-fi favorites with science conversations about the film—providing a unique opportunity to explore real, cutting-edge science through the lens of pop-culture, film and storytelling (including the creative liberties taken by Hollywood). Designed to appeal to moviegoers, science enthusiasts and families alike, don’t miss a chance to see your favorite film on the big screen and engage with experts ranging in fields like astronomy, geology, linguistics and more! So bring your crew (and burning questions) and come geek out with us at REEL Science!
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